Purchase a new iMac in February. lol Hope this helps! Hope this helps ! 0 Nicholas_6 2 Years Ago I had a similar issue. Thank youReply riya says: November 12, 2015 at 9:01 pmReally worked !!!
Just thanks!Reply patti says: June 17, 2015 at 6:24 amjust worked for me too - took about 20 seconds, I WAS TEARING MY HAIR OUT.Reply josvets says: July 1, 2015 at The extension cable alone didn’t help. If not, it may be OS related. Do this progressively for all programs on the system, since one may be influencing the mouse behavior and affecting the others.
I am so surprised at how many people have responded. XOXO!!! I only did this so I wouldn't have to risk breaking it unscrewing the little screws that hold it.Reply DannyB. On 16 Dec 2015 at 17:53, Tom said: Tried all the suggestions above on keyboard with number pad connected to my wife's IMAC Nothing worked.
thanks On 22 Jun 2016 at 21:53, Declan said: Plugging the USB keyboard directly into power source worked. I tried with the paper on top first and it didn't work, but after reading Yan's post, I turned it upside down and rubbed very hard for a long time and For Wired USB Apple Keyboards If you have a wired Apple keyboard that’s not working, take the following steps to diagnose and solve the problem. 1. Magic Mouse 2 Not Connecting This requires keys to be pressed longer to be registered as a press. 5.
Thanks for posting this tip!!Reply Louis DeWeaver says: October 14, 2015 at 6:41 amThe upside down trick worked. I'll bookmark this thread and hope to learn what is really going on. I've had the key board problem always after a power failure. Worked like a dream. (Specifically when the mouse was turned upside down and run over paper).
On 13 Jun 2016 at 19:45, RobDuge said: works perfectly on the first time! Magic Mouse Not Turning On I need to talk to Apple about this on Wed. I'm sorry to hear that you're having troubles with your new mac. Many thanks.Reply Tess says: March 2, 2013 at 1:34 amThank you so much!
Here's how to fix the problem. Much Love and thanks On 19 Jan 2016 at 08:53, Wim said: Thanks so much for posting this text! Mac Trackpad Problems On 27 Jan 2016 at 11:07, Harry said: Wow, thanks! Usb Mouse Not Working On Mac All new Mac desktop computers come with a wired or wireless mouse.
Tried various recombinations, but USB extension cable into MacBook Retina Pro USB port did the job. On 23 Oct 2015 at 01:06, Amanda Lawrence said: Thank you this worked brilliantly. It really worked! In fact, has anyone ever had a PC with a keyboard that suddenly stops working? Magic Mouse 2 Not Working
That actually worked!!! Thanks so much 🙂 On 10 Mar 2015 at 00:04, Julia said: That's why I don't use a Mac lol. Tried the Nils fix (no 25 above) with the extension lead still fitted, worked for a few days then stopped again. One of my friends suggested me to defrag my drive in order to optimize mac performance.
Name (required) Mail (will not be published) (required) Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Apple Mouse Not Working Green Light Blinking You might want to take it into a Genius Bar and see if they can help you out. To my surprise the keyboard was suddenly fully functional again.
Moral, wash your hands before using the keyboard. It must be tied to Yosemite and how the new OS handles USB somehow. You can clean it (to a degree) as follows.Using an alcohol moistened, not wet, cotton bud, scratch at the mouse ball for a minute or so. Mac Mouse Problems Scrolling Sure made my life betterReply Mariana says: December 8, 2015 at 12:17 amThank you so much!!!!!Reply Theresa says: December 8, 2015 at 6:24 amYou are a life saver!
On 25 Aug 2015 at 18:28, Carol said: Used imac / keyboard at lunch time, came home and key board not working. Tried your extension cable trick and it works! On 02 Apr 2015 at 14:58, Cindy said: Similar issue to David. I can't understand why there aren't more solutions like this.
Now I have solved the problem once and for all.Reply Len says: May 11, 2010 at 4:29 amThanks Heaps. Speech Recognition (118 979 views)3-Port iPhone Car Charger $13.996.6 amps - charge 2 iPhones and an iPad.Indestructible Lightning Cable $24.99Wrapped twice in industrial-grade flexible steel with a lifetime warranty Google Just 5 seconds moving around with the paper and the problem was fixed. These are misfeatures even before discussing issues of battery life and poor wireless connectivity.
Great solution, Thank you guys… 🙂 On 15 Mar 2016 at 12:45, Joanna said: Thanks! Tried keyboard on another port and it worked fine.